Willie Springer, Wed, 27 May 2015 13:01:00 GMT
SEGMENT 1 – Show Open: Charlie sounding somewhat better, couple bags of lozenges, not lozengers…, un-American…, Doug not much good to us this morning due to some legal trouble, blowing off that red light camera ticket has lead to a court date, Plow Boy says blow off the court date, The Cat advises that action must be taken, Doug could soon be staying in a cell with a named ‘Bubba’, The Cat thinks Doug is foolish for not taking action, “prince of misinformation”, imagining Doug taking his case to court, threaten the court with some kind of News 4 investigative story, parking downtown has some issues (possibly corruption), Plow Boy reiterates how he will be skipping his court date, Doug got a parking ticket working a Blues game once, Doug appeared for court date yet office was closed, small court decided to knock off early like they do some days, guy there let the ticket go because of our stupid little radio show, captains log, The Cat thinks Charlie could be enshrined into some kind of Hall of Fame one day, making demo reels, tough procedure back in the day, young folks using YouTube or their own website these days, Doug embarrassed by his own demo tape that he destroyed, education backgrounds, Chuck was scholarship worthy, The Cat paid for his higher education, The Cat had to transfer to get into Geneseo State, work that The Cat did to earn money for college, The Cat was too tough as a bouncer, Geneseo stuck between JUCO and Ivy League according to text line, shocking how easy journalism education was…, some classes a real joke…, always looking forward to the next party or big game, always looking for the shortcut, always chasing tail…, Doug feels that he’d be a vice president if he worked in some other kind of industry, preparing to show highlights for something like that Matt Adams injury, Doug turning into the local Dr. Oz of sportscasting, sympathy for Adams after showing some positive consistent signs at the plate, Mark Reynolds taking the reigns at first base moving forward, Charlie is our ‘Mark Reynolds’, solid analysis from educated journalists, some school statue that looks like Mrs. Buttersworth, getting to know Lydia Moss Bradley of Bradley University, Doug says she was an ugly gal, apparently she lost a lot of kids, Doug with some thoughts on childbirth, more about this Bradley gal, could be scandal…, Doug disagrees…, maybe her ghost was running around the body of Susan B. Anthony, Doug not happy with Charlie’s view on this Bradley woman, Doug wants do more research on her kids, life was tough back then…, Doug did not watch the Cardinals last night, Charlie hanging at Bishop’s Post for the Ben Bishop watch party, tough result for Lightning, someone named ‘Ish’…, maybe that guy from “Borat”, thought that “The Dictator” was worse…, Sacha Baren Cohen has not been around in a while, Doug took his boy to the batting cages, Blues bringing back Ken Hitchcock for another season, dispelling the drama that have come by rumors about player dissension plus possibly talking with Mike Babcock, figure there will be some roster changes, frustration of situation very understanding, would not seem wise to start over with new coach plus system, Blues certainly cannot keep doing the same thing, figures that changes are coming to group of players since Blues went back with Hitch, some of the guys that wind up being moved or let go, frustration with playoffs, seems Hitch’s coaching or his system fails every recent postseason, “curse of Scotty Bowman”, back to the Bradley woman…, phone call but nobody there, SUPPORTS THE SPONSORS, Eric calls about the Blues, POT HIM DOWN!!! & suspension earned….
SEGMENT 2 – #WeenWednesday, wondering what’s happening with Plow Boy, let’s play some of that audio that Willie gathered, Doug Armstrong talking about collective effort, Ken Hitchcock ready to return, addressing those Mike Babcock rumors, like the relationship between Army/Hitch, Charlie with loose analogy comparing Army/Hitch to George Steinbrenner/Billy Martin…, The Cat disagrees…, we’ll love those guys if they start winning next season, Charlie tries for another analogy but never says what it is…, wondering about long-term job security of Doug Armstrong if club loses again…, something dumb from the text line, Timberfake calls, trying to get more details about the upcoming boxing match, sounds like he’s backing out…, alright that’s enough, looking at other potential opponents for Timberfake, Cardinal Cowboy was a punter in his day, difference between punt and drop kick, we all played soccer a long time ago in our youth, Doug complaing about ‘his day’…, maybe should play baseball in the Fall season instead of the rainy Spring season, SUPPORTS THE SPONSORS!!!, quick recap of the Cardinals win last evening, Rick Hummel of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch joins the show, Matt Adams injury will lead to roster move, wondering about playing time for all the outfielders if Jon Jay returns later this week, idea of putting Matt Holliday at first base to see if he can get everyone some more playing time, Doug wanting to know more examples of ‘lummox first baseman’, naming random first baseman…, Jason Heyward continuing start in right field each game, Dave calls about players fouling off pitchers, Doug did not like Cooperstown, SUPPORT THE SPONSORS!!!, Chris calls about baseball, POT HIM DOWN!!!, suspension earned…, reason why Doug did not like the Baseball Hall of Fame, upset with small picture of Jack Buck, Doug expected more from the museum, JT calls complimenting Doug…, maybe pot him down…not yet…, POT HIM DOWN!!!, suspension earned…, more HOF discussion, creating statues, shift to Disney World, very random stuff…Kelly Chase of the St. Louis Blues joins the show, thoughts on the Ken Hitchcock returning, bad reputation suddenly for Hitch after years of success, have to change with the times, the fallout from the playoffs, changing to become players coach, belief that Hitch is the most prepared coach he’s ever known, story about an old coach dealing with players that like to party, veterans stayed home to play video games, cannot be a dinosaur in the game, thoughts on the Conference Finals, never count out the Blackhawks, have to be careful with the partying if you’re a celebrity, some athletes tell others to put down drinks when taking pics, Willie wants drink when taking pics with fans & SUPPORT THE SPONSORS!!!
SEGMENT 3 – Show prep, nice live read during the break, having nibbles this morning, Willie getting energy from peanut M&Ms, Plow Boy brought Fudge Rounds to the station, Doug was scolded as a boy for eating unhealthy stuff, fear for the future, Doug has breaking news that must be addressed, gentleman bitten in both legs by cotton mouth snake, Doug wants the snake issue handled, The Cat contends that Doug will weep for this random guy instead of Lydia Moss Bradley’s kids, have suck out the poison when bitten, sometimes have to squeez the poison out if you cannot reach bite mark, making an animal/species extinct, no sympathy for the dodo bird…, not sure what would happen to eco system if we get rid of snakes, worried about puss…, SUPPORT THE SPONSORS!!!, back to the snake discussion, trying to talk Doug out of this, another fine segue & SUPPORTS THE SPONSORS!!!
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